Looking to earn some extra cash?
The U.S. Census Bureau is now recruiting hundreds of temporary census takers in Pierce County for the 2020 Census.
The role of a census taker is to count in-person at housing units people who have not self-responded to the census questionnaire.
The job pays $18.50 per hour. Work is expected to start in spring 2020 and last several weeks.
To be eligible for the job, applicants must:
▪ Be at least 18 years old
▪ Have a valid Social Security number
▪ Be a U.S. citizen
▪ Pass a background check
▪ Have a valid email address
Every 10 years, the federal government conducts a population count of everyone in the United States. The count influences how more than $675 billion in funding is distributed to states each year.
For more information, visit census2020.gov/jobs.